Good Food, Bad Food, And Voting With Your Fork

Jul 14, 2016

"Vote with your dollars" is a common phrase, meaning support businesses you agree with by buying their products (and vote against other companies by NOT buying theirs).  

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How well does that work in food products?  That is a question Kristy Athens considers in her work, which includes an Oregon Conversation Project event called "Good Food, Bad Food: Agriculture, Ethics and Personal Choice."  

She's also vice-president of a farmers' market in Eastern Oregon.  Kristy Athens visits with details on food purchasing strategies.